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Dickey’s Barbecue Breaks All Records in Father’s Day Sales in It’s 80 Year History

June 25, 2021 GMT
Dickey's Barbecue Pit Family Pack
Dickey's Barbecue Pit Family Pack

Dallas, Texas, June 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The numbers are showing that Americans love their Barbecue. Dickey’s Barbecue Pit sold more wings, ribs and brisket amongst family packs, picnic packs and barbecue beans. “We are happy to report that our same store sales are trending up for June, hopefully leading us into a great fourth of July” says Laura Rea Dickey, CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has seen an increase in check counts year after year and this year a huge influx in third party sales delivery service increased the sales numbers pushing them into the record-breaking Father’s Day last Sunday.  “We saw the demand coming and are proud to say that it’s a record-breaking year in our 80-year history of slow smoked meats and Dickey’s Legit. Texas. Barbecue.™

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Order online or through the Dickey’s Barbecue Pit app and select “Doorstep Drop Off” to receive FREE delivery all summer long.

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About Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. 

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Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the world’s largest barbecue concept, was founded in 1941 by Travis Dickey. For the past 80 years, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has served millions of guests Legit. Texas. Barbecue.™ At Dickey’s, all our barbecued meats are smoked onsite in a hickory wood burning pit. Dickey’s proudly believes there’s no shortcut to true barbecue and it’s why they never say BBQ. The Dallas-based, family-run barbecue restaurant franchise offers several slow-smoked meats and wholesome sides with ‘No B.S. (Bad Stuff)’ included. The fast-casual concept has expanded worldwide with international locations in the UAE and Japan. Dickey Family Restaurant brands have over 550 locations nationwide. In 2016, Dickey’s won first place on Fast Casual’s “Top 100 Movers and Shakers” list, was named a Top 500  Franchise  by Entrepreneur in 2018 and was named to Hospitality Technology Industry Heroes in 2021. Led by CEO Laura Rea Dickey, who was named among the country’s 50 most influential women in foodservice in 2020 by Nation’s Restaurant News and was recognized as one of the top 25 industry leaders on Fast Casual’s 2020 Top 100 Movers and Shakers list, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has also been recognized by Fox News, Forbes Magazine, Franchise Times, The Wall Street Journal and QSR Magazine. For more information, visit  www.dickeys.com

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Chrissy Bachman, Sr. Public Relations Manager Dickey’s Barbecue Pit 469-580-0459 cbachman@dickeys.com